Monthly Archives: April 2011

The list of things men should never wear starts with flip-flops, fanny packs


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How to be a Man
How to be a Man: A Guide to Style and Behavior for the Modern Gentleman

If you have read DETAILS or GQ magazines over the past few years, you’ve probably seen the Style column written by Glenn O’Brien.

You may mock the recommendation for this book or others like it that have variations of “for the Modern Man” in the title, but you’ll find that if you pick them up and give them a quick glance, you’ll find at least a dozen helpful hints and suggestions hidden among all the things that you may feel don’t apply to you.

In other words, go out and get it.  And frankly, any of these books make great gifts to your favorite nephew or younger cousin just about to enter high school or college.  Might even get them set into the right direction as they’re about to head off into adulthood. Continue reading THE LIST OF THINGS MEN SHOULD NEVER WEAR STARTS WITH FLIP-FLOPS, FANNY PACKS

How to fold a piece of paper in half, 13 times


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Origami Craft Studio
Origami Craft Studio

Many years ago, Web Watch told you about a girl who figured out that it was mathematically possible to FOLD A SINGLE PIECE OF PAPER OVER ON ITSELF 12 TIMES.

The long-held reasoning was that it was physically impossible to fold a piece of paper in half more than eight times, but Britney Gallivan proved that paper could be folded over 12 times.

Continue reading HOW TO FOLD A PIECE OF PAPER IN HALF, 13 TIMES

Playboy’s List of Top Party Schools 2011


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PLAYBOY magazine has released their list of the TOP PARTY SCHOOLS FOR 2011

And from the looks of the list, there has been a pretty substantial shakeup over the TOP PARTY SCHOOLS FOR 2010, with only four schools repeating on the listLet’s take a look at who made the 2011 Top Party Schools list, shall we? Continue reading PLAYBOY’S LIST OF TOP PARTY SCHOOLS 2011

You may not know Jesse Heiman, but you’ve seen him… everywhere


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The Jerk Theory
The Jerk Theory

Do you know who Jesse Heiman is?

No?

You’re not alone.

Continue reading YOU MAY NOT KNOW JESSE HEIMAN, BUT YOU’VE SEEN HIM… EVERYWHERE

7 Different Bacon-infused Products you HAVE to try. Maybe.


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Everything Tastes Better with Bacon: 70 Fabulous Recipes for Every Meal of the Day
Everything Tastes Better with Bacon: 70 Fabulous Recipes for Every Meal of the Day

Web Watch is a big bacon fan.

If you haven’t done so already, browse through your local yellow pages (remember that?) or go to your local farmer’s market and get yourself some fresh bacon directly from a porketeria or butcher.  You’ll save some money, appreciate what bacon that is unadulterated by chemicals is like, and support the local economy – all at the same time.

So with that, here are at least SEVEN BACON-INFUSED PRODUCTS THAT BACON LOVERS JUST HAVE TO TRY: Continue reading 7 DIFFERENT BACON-INFUSED PRODUCTS YOU HAVE TO TRY. MAYBE.

Safety Maps: for when a catastrophe happens and you need someplace to go


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When All Hell Breaks Loose: Stuff You Need To Survive When Disaster Strikes
When All Hell Breaks Loose: Stuff You Need To Survive When Disaster Strikes

With all the recent catastrophic earthquakes, tsunamis, hurricanes, acts of terror, random radiation accidents, or other significant environmental and man-made events happening, one question on your mind should be “what should I do if I find myself in this situation?”

More importantly, what should you do to be sure to reconnect with family or friends if a major situation occurs and you’re separated across town or across the country? Continue reading SAFETY MAPS: FOR WHEN A CATASTROPHE HAPPENS AND YOU NEED SOMEPLACE TO GO

What one item would you bring with you if you travelled back in time?


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Back to the Future - Bluray
Back to the Future on Blu-Ray

We’ve all seen BACK TO THE FUTURE, where all you need to have is an almanac of sports results from the future in order to make yourself a billionaire.

But the concept does lend itself to a bigger question if you were to time-travel further back in time to when ancient civilizations could be really impressed with what we see as everyday, common technology:  WHAT WOULD YOU BRING WITH YOU FROM THE FUTURE THAT WOULD MAKE ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS BELIEVE YOU WERE A GOD?

Like you don’t already think of yourself as a god anyway. Continue reading WHAT ONE ITEM WOULD YOU BRING WITH YOU IF YOU TRAVELLED BACK IN TIME?

Which is the more popular pet: cats or dogs?


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Cat Dog Plush
Nickelodeon CatDog Plush

You may think you know, because you are either a cat person or a dog person — but let’s put you to the test:

According to a SURVEY BY APPA, WHICH IS THE MOST POPULAR PET?

First, since we know you’re going to ask — the APPA is the American Pet Products Association, and they’ve been doing an annual National Pet Owners Survey since 1998.  So they kinda know what they’re talking about when it comes to America’s pets.

Continue reading WHICH IS THE MORE POPULAR PET: CATS OR DOGS?

The end to embarassed farting cows, flatulent goats, and stinky sheep


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Cow Pie gift box
Cow Pie gift box

Science may not have found a way to cure major diseases, but they think they’ve figured out a way to keep a cow from farting.

And wouldn’t you know it, it’s the same concept that also helps keep you from farting as well:  A CHANGE IN THE COW’s DIET WILL PREVENT EXCESS GAS. Continue reading THE END TO EMBARASSED FARTING COWS, FLATULENT GOATS, AND STINKY SHEEP

Armpits may be stinky, but it’s a pretty stink


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Dove Ultimate
Dove Ultimate

Dove, the skin care folks, have asked this question of women everywhere:  “DO YOU LOVE YOUR ARMPITS?”.

Would you believe that 93% of women surveyed said, “no”?

That’s right – women don’t care for their own armpits… yet Web Watch knows some women who love sticking their nose directly into their man’s armpits, just to take a big whiff.

Maybe beauty is in the eye of the beholder.  But we digress… Continue reading ARMPITS MAY BE STINKY, BUT IT’S A PRETTY STINK

Dear parents: your child is a sore loser.


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Loser
Loser

If you have a child, you should know that they are a loser.

Web Watch wants to be sure you know this, because no matter how precious you believe your offspring are, they truly are bonefide resident of Loserville (population: 1). Continue reading DEAR PARENTS: YOUR CHILD IS A SORE LOSER.

How to pee in public without getting caught


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You Go Girl - female urination device
Go Girl – Helps women pee while standing

Let’s be honest – nobody likes to pee in their pants.  Sure, it may happen on some drunken occasion, or there might be a little leakage when you laugh or sneeze.  And sometimes, when you’ve got to go, you’ve got to go… no matter where you are. 

And considering the number of products out there to help out these types of situations, you’re definitely not alone. Continue reading HOW TO PEE IN PUBLIC WITHOUT GETTING CAUGHT

April is National STD Awareness Month


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What You Should Know About STDs
What You Should Know About STDs

APRIL is STD AWARENESS MONTH, according to the American Social Health Association, the CDC, and Your STD Health.

Why the need for a whole month dedicated to STD awareness?  Because not everyone thinks that STDs can happen to them. But it could… Continue reading APRIL IS NATIONAL STD AWARENESS MONTH

Domino Dads? Multiple partner fertility? If these apply to you, read on…


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Domino Dad
Domino Dad

Are you, or someone you know, a “Domino Dad”?

Or maybe you suffer from “Multiple Partner Fertility” instead.

If so, then you’re part of a growing trend surrounding women and the men they sleep with.

Continue reading DOMINO DADS? MULTIPLE PARTNER FERTILITY? IF THESE APPLY TO YOU, READ ON…

Today’s fun fact: Nipple reduction surgery can cost about $1000-$2000


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Nipple Guards
Nipple Covers

We know you were wondering, but were afraid to ask.

Nipple reduction surgery can COST ABOUT $1000 to $2000.  Some physicians will charge $900 for one, while others may give you a slight discount if you decide to go for a change in nipples on both breasts.

Continue reading TODAY’S FUN FACT: NIPPLE REDUCTION SURGERY CAN COST ABOUT $1000-$2000